MODELS ESTIMATING BEEF QUALITY AND YIELD GRADE DISCOUNTS

Carcass discounts are an important component of grid pricing of fed cattle. Yet, little effort has been made to model the behavior of the primary carcass discounts that vary over time. This paper presents alternative models of the Choice-Select and yield grade 3-4/5 discounts. Besides noting the seasonal patterns in each, the series changed with the advent of mandatory price reporting.


Issue Date:
2003
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
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Record Identifier:
https://ageconsearch.umn.edu/record/36016
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/36016
Total Pages:
15
Series Statement:
Selected Paper of the 2003 Annual Meeting, July 11-15, 2003, Denver, Colorado




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